Awards and Commendation

View our selected archive of awards to Nestoil and our CEO/President. To us, every award is a motivation to continue to set standards as Nigeria's leading Energy conglomerate – in our corporate and environmental practices, Health and Safety, and our relationship with our communities.

Awards from 2013 - 2007

2007

Award For Health, Safety and Environment Commendation

HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT COMMENDATION (THREE MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND MANHOUR LTI – FREE OPERATIONS – ABOUT 3 YRS) awarded by Shell to Nestoil Limited.

2011

Award for Excellence and Good Governance

THISDAY YOUNG GLOBAL CHAMPION AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE AND GOOD GOVERNANCE awarded by THISDAY NEWSPAPERS to the Group CEO/President Dr Ernest Azudialu, CEO/President.

2008

Award for Successful Hydrotest Project Completion

COMMENDATION FOR SUCCESSFUL HYDROTEST (KOLO CREEK – RUMUEKPE TRUNKLINE) awarded by Shell to Nestoil Limited.

2012

All Africa Business Leaders Awards: West African Entrepreneur of The Year

ALL AFRICA BUSINESS LEADERS AWARD: ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR (WEST AFRICA) awarded by Forbes Africa, CNBC Africa, ABN (Africa Business News) to the Group CEO/President, Dr. Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi.

Nigerian Business Person of The Year

NIGERIAN BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR Awards presented by Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation - Americas to the Group CEO/President Dr. Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi.

Entrepreneur of The Year (Master category) – Finalist

Award for ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR (MASTER CATEGORY) - FINALIST awarded by Ernst & Young to the Group CEO/President, Dr. Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi.

Businessman of The Year

Award for ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR (MASTER CATEGORY) - FINALIST awarded by Ernst & Young to the Group CEO/President, Dr. Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi.

2013

Oil and Gas Man of The Year

Award for OIL AND GAS MAN OF THE YEAR (CATEGORY OF DISTINCTION) awarded by Nigerian Advancement Awards to the Group CEO/President, Dr. Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi.

Nigerian Content Investment Award

NIGERIAN CONTENT INVESTMENT AWARD awarded by Shell Petroleum Development Company to Nestoil Limited for being the highest contributor to Nigerian content in terms of personnel and facility.